(CAMERON) Tickets are now on sale for the 5th annual "Mardi Gras" bash to raise funds for the Christine Holcombe Memorial Scholarship Fund.
The event will be held on Saturday, February 25th at Simon George Hall in Cameron. The event starts at 6PM and will include a Cajun food dinner, gun raffle, auctions and games for the kids. Adult tickets are $10 and children under 18 are $5. Tickets may be purchased at the Cameron Chamber of Commerce, the Rockdale Reporter, the Milam County Extension Office, and Rodenbeck Farm & Ranch in Thorndale.
Donations for the auction can be dropped off at Ideal Poultry in Cameron. Over the past 4 years $53,000 in scholarships have been given to current college students from Milam County as a result of the Mardi Gras event. More information can be found on the Facebook page, Christine Holcombe Memorial Scholarship Fund.